november, 2021

202120nov9:00 am1:00 pmNSW - Pop Up Perio Half Day Event9:00 am - 1:00 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my timeRydges World Square Event Organized By: DHAA Ltd Discipline:PeriodonticsFormat:In-Person

Event Details

Join us at Rydges World Square for an interactive pop-up event featuring hands on workshops by Curaprox and Hu Friedy!

A relaxed, informal and interactive session highlighting the fundamentals behind instrument sharpening practice and the ground – breaking technology & design of the new Harmony Ergonomic Handle.

This half day event will showcase Hu-Friedy’s new ergonomic instrument handle and provide a refresher on manual and electric instrument sharpening

Program Synopsis

Ergonomics & Edges – A Practical Approach to Hand and Scaler Health

A relaxed, informal and interactive session presented by Amanda Tomlin highlighting the fundamentals behind instrument sharpening practice and the ground – breaking technology & design of the new Harmony Ergonomic Handle. In this session we will discuss the importance of hand ergonomics, advantages of using sharp periodontal instruments, how to evaluate sharpness and review manual & automated sharpening techniques in a practical setting.

Is There Anything New I Should Know About Periodontal Diagnosis and Treatment?

This short interactive course is a combination of a didactic session and a workshop that provides a glimpse into new periodontal diagnosis system and its clinical use. Dr Tihana will discuss the current concepts of non-surgical treatment planning.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Apply step-by-step process for diagnosis following the chairside guide
  • Use a STAGING and GRADING system to assess severity and complexity of the disease
  • Understand treatment planning process in periodontitis cases
  • Formulate the most effective treatment plan for given clinical case scenarios


Speakers for this event

  • Amanda Tomlin

    Amanda Tomlin

    Country Manager AUS/NZ at HuFriedyGroup

    Graduating from Perth Dental Hospital in 1987, Amanda is a Dental Professional with over 30 years’ experience in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. As Country Manager with HuFriedyGroup she possesses firsthand knowledge of both patient and clinical needs, a role she has held for the past 8 years Possessing breadth of experience across Periodontics, Surgical, Ortho, Restorative, General Dentistry, and Infection Control, she is frequently requested to present to Dentists, Clinicians, Universities and Government Departments, along with industry groups A member of ADIA & Australian Dental Research Foundation Fundraising Committee; she also has a special interest in education, having helped shape future instrument processing knowledge utilising IMS cassettes, well ahead of industry standards or expectations.

    Country Manager AUS/NZ at HuFriedyGroup

  • Dr Tihana Divnic-Resnik

    Dr Tihana Divnic-Resnik

    BDS, MSc, PhD

    Dr Tihana Divnic-Resnik is a senior lecturer and DMD course coordinator in the Discipline of Periodontics at the School of Dentistry, The University of Sydney. She has extensive international experience in education as well as clinical experience as a specialist of Periodontology and Oral Medicine. Currently, she is providing treatment to patients at the Department for Periodontics in Sydney Dental Hospital and supervising students’ clinical work at both Sydney Dental Hospital and Westmead Centre for Oral Health. She has published her work in several international journals and presented it at numerous professional conferences. She has also led continuous professional development courses in Australia and Internationally. She is a member of European Federation of Periodontology (EFP), Australian Dental Association (ADA), Australian Society of Periodontics (ASP) and fellow of the International College of Dentists (ICD).

    BDS, MSc, PhD


DHAA Ltd PO Box 4 Crows Nest NSW 1585 AUSTRALIA


(Saturday) 9:00 am - 1:00 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time

CPD Hours

3 hours


Registration Prices : DHAA Members – $90, DHAA Student Members – $90, ADOHTA Members – $112.50, and Non Members – $135

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